Celebrities and their wineries
The trend of celebrities owning wineries and vineyard is not a recent phenomenon, though it has certainly garnered more attention in today’s Information Age.
In ancient Greek and Roman times, the leading philosophers, playwrights, politicians and generals of the day often owned a vineyard for personal use.
Nowadays all kinds of celebrities own wineries or wine brands. Director Francis Coppola set the tone for Hollywood stars to get involved in wines and wineries.
The list of entertainers owning wineries or brands includes:
It is also interesting to note that sport celebrities have also got involved in the wine industry. These celebrities include: